| Wani Roslan |
IN CONJUNCTION with the celebration of Nuzul Al-Quran, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MoHA) in collaboration with the BSB Municipal Department yesterday hosted a special religious talk and an Al-Quran reading ceremony at the RPN Lambak Kanan Mosque.
Minister of Home Affairs Pehin Orang Kaya Seri Kerna Dato Seri Setia (Dr) Haji Awang Abu Bakar bin Haji Apong was the guest of honour.
The recitation of verses of Al-Quran was read by an invited Qari Ahmad Zulwaqar bin Haji Suhaili, who was crowned champion Qari in the Southeast Asian Youth Al-Quran Reading Competition 2017. This was followed by a welcoming remark from BSB Municipal Board Chairman Haji Ali bin Matyassin.
An invited speaker from Universiti Islam Sultan Sharif Ali Ustaz Mohd Khairul Nazif bin Haji Awang presented the religious talk titled Al-Quran Sumber Kepimpinan Adil.
The event also saw the presentation of Waqaf to RPN Lambak Kanan Mosque.
Also present were members of the Legislative Council; Acting Permanent Secretary at the MoHA Ajman bin Haji Meludin, Acting Deputy Permanent Secretary at the MoHA Mohd Amir Hairil bin Haji Mahmud, heads of departments, senior officials, officers and staff members of MoHA and departments under it.